The property is accessed via a front porch which leads to a light and airy double aspect reception room with thicker than average solid oak floors. To the right is a second reception room currently used as a gym. Beyond the first reception room is the dining room complete with feature fire place and ornate ceiling. The tiled spacious and well equipped kitchen is accessed via an archway and affords views onto the outside space via the garden room. There is also a convenient ground floor shower room.
The first floor comprises four bedrooms all with lovely views and a family bathroom.
Outside the property is accessed via a driveway which provides off street parking for several vehicles. The sunny rear garden is enclosed and is the perfect setting for outdoor dining or to entertain friends and family.
There are four acres (STS - Please be advised that we have not physically measured the plot) which are currently used as an equestrian facility with paddocks, stables, tack room and storage room. The land could offers a multitude of usage adding to the potential of this unique property. LOCATION
Ardleigh offers a delightful rural setting and yet is only a few minutes away from the A12 with links to Ipswich, Great Yarmouth, Felixstowe and London. Many residents in the area commute to London for work and the town of Colchester is only a short drive, whilst the seaside towns of Clacton and Frinton on Sea are also within easy reach. It is also convenient for Colchester and Manningtree stations. Trains from Colchester run regularly into Liverpool Street and Stansted airport with a journey time of approximately 40 minutes. It also takes approximately 45 minutes to reach the M25. AMENITIES
The village of Ardleigh is ideal for family life, with lots of excellent country walks and rides nearby and further into the beautiful Dedham Vale and Constable Country too. Ardleigh has a corner shop opened until 10:00 pm, a good primary school - Ardleigh St Marys primary school, a post office, a doctors surgery and a Chinese takeaway restaurant. While for those who enjoy sailing there is Ardleigh Sailing Club which is a thriving and friendly club situated within 136 acres of peaceful and secluded water providing excellent resources for racing, training or simply cruising....Read full description